June 1959

The Neurologic Examination.

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Second edition. By Russell N. DeJong, M.D. Price, $20. Pp. 1078, with 299 illustrations. Paul B. Hoeber, Inc., (Medical book department of Harper & Brothers), 49 E. 33d St., New York 16, 1958.

AMA Arch Intern Med. 1959;103(6):1015. doi:10.1001/archinte.1959.00270060167042

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The second edition of an established textbook and reference on the neurologic examination, this is regarded as an authoritative work which contains a wealth of information for the reader. Important changes have been made in the elaboration of the following subjects: parietal lobes, visual field examinations, ocular movements and nystagmus, extrapyramidal and pyramidal functions, cerebellar functions, electromyography, and spinal fluid examination.

Thus, this edition incorporates the important advances in these phases of the neurologic examination. It can be recommended highly to student, practitioner, and specialist.

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